Every time I see your name, I read it as "cookie" and it makes me laugh.<BR><BR>Sorry :-)<BR><BR>Various services such as Index Server can search this kind of data and will provide you with an ODBC-compatible datasource to query. Site Server is good as well. But it's old, so it's probably been re-branded by MS - you'd need to check around.<BR><BR>Technically at least, you can talk to Word documents via COM - don't think it would be very fast though. Same with opening/closing text files. Not sure if there's an interface to PDF for this kind of thing via COM - you'd almost certainly have to purchase it if there was.<BR><BR>What's this for exactly? Search engine?<BR><BR>Craig.
Thanks Craig<BR><BR>The cookie thing is cool, nickname and all that. :D<BR><BR>The file search is for kind of a search engine but for a members only are of a clients website. They wish to be able to search the contents of the files they upload.<BR><BR>Whats the asp fso object like for detecting file size and renaming?<BR><BR>Many Thanks (Again)<BR><BR>Carl F Cooke